Business Resources

On behalf of the Worcester County Commissioners and the Economic Development Department, we welcome your choice to do business in our area. You will find Worcester County a dynamic and growing marketplace, filled with business opportunities in a pro business and growth environment. Visit the links below for more information on our business community.

For more information, please call our office at 410-632-3112, or email us at

Enterprise Zones

Berlin July 2012

Pocomoke City June 2012

Snow Hill June 2012

HUB - Small Business Development Center Services

The HUBZone Primer - Eligibility & Certification Requirements

Hubzone Request For Eligibilty Documents - Prior to HubZone Application

Sample HUB Application


Licenses & Permitting

Worcester County Business License & Property Tax

Worcester County Department of Development Review & Permitting

Worcester County Department of Liquor Control

Worcester County Fire Marshals Office

Worcester County Health Department

Worcester County Shoreline Construction

Business Development & Expansion

Maryland Workforce Exchange

Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center

Maryland Agricultural & Resource-Based Industries Development Corporation

Maryland Capital Enterprises

Maryland Small Business Development Center Eastern Region

Ocean City Development Corporation, Inc.

Rural Development Center University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Business Supplies, Copies, & Shipping

Incubator Without Walls Program

Hot Desks

Small Business Incubator PDF


The Source


Arts & Entertainment District

VLT Fund

Manufacturing Machinery Tax Exemption